Denise Ardito, LCSW
Ramsey, NJ
Phone: 973-477- 5480
Email: DenisearditoLCSW@yahoo.com
Areas of Practice: Adolescents, Young Adults and Adults

Elana Blumenthal, MSW, LCSW, NCPsya
Fair Lawn, NJ
Phone: 201-960- 1812
Email: elanablumenthal@gmail.com
Areas of Practice: Adult, Adolescents, Couples, Eating Disorder

Dvora Brandstatter, LSW
Westfield, NJ and Teaneck, NJ
Phone: 917-359- 9162
Email: digel593@aol.com
Areas of Practice: Adults, Adolescents and Families

*Mosse Burns, MSW, LCSW
Oradell, NJ
Phone: 201-599- 3399
Email: Mosse.burns@verizon.net
Areas of Practice: Individual, Marriage, Geriatrics, and Caregivers Issues

Diana Ceron, LPC
Millburn, NJ
Phone: 201-284- 8040
Email: dlceront@yahoo.com
Areas of Practice: Adults, and Couples

*Margaret Debrot, LCSW
Ridgewood, NJ
Phone: 201-444- 4323
Email: mdebrot@genuinepsychotherapy.com
Areas of Practice: Areas of Practice: Children, Adolescents and Adults. Margaret sees children,
adolescents, adults, and older adults in her practice. She is the author of a paper she presented at
the National Association for Psychoanalysis in Clinical Social Work related to genuineness.
Margaret is also a faculty member of the Institute for Psychoanalytic Studies.

Barbara Friedman, LCSW
Englewood, NJ
Phone: 201-568- 1659
Email: bfried613@gmail.com
Areas of Practice: Children, Adolescents, Trauma, Adult, Divorce, Parenting

*Lorna Goldberg, LCSW
Englewood, NJ
Phone: 201-894- 8515
Email: lorna@blgoldberg.com

Areas of practice: Adults, Children, Adolescents
Job Description: Along with her husband, William Goldberg, Lorna co-leads a monthly support
group for former cult members.

*William Goldberg, LCSW
Englewood, NJ
Phone: 201-894- 8515
Email: Blgoldberg@aol.com
Areas of Practice: Cults, Adults, Adolescents
Job Description: Bill retired after a 33-year career with the Rockland County Department of
Mental Health where he directed several outpatient programs and clinics. In addition, he served
as the Director of Training and Staff Development and as Patient Advocate. Bill co-leads a group
for former cultists with Lorna Goldberg. Other areas of interest are working with the victims of
Parental Alienation Syndrome and False Memory Syndrome.

*Nicole Grace, LCSW, PsyA
Fair Lawn, NJ
Phone: 201-803- 9193
Email: nicoleegrace@gmail.com
Website: www.BergenPsychotherapyService.com
Areas of Practice: Adults, Couples and Infertility Issues

Thomas Grace, PsyD, PsyA
Fair Lawn, NJ
Phone: 201-207- 2199
Email: ThomasGracePsyD@gmail.com
Areas of Practice: Psychotherapy and Psychological Assessment with Children, Adolescents,
and Adults; Clinical Supervision; IPS Faculty

Joyce M. Grossbard, LCSW
Englewood, NJ
Phone: 201-541- 6888
New York, NY 10023
Phone: 212- 262-6789
Email: joycemg@earthlink.net
Areas of Practice: Children, Adolescents, Adults

Anat Joseph, LCSW
Teaneck, NJ
Phone: 201-755- 3788
Email: anat.joseph@gmail.com
Area of practice: Anat offers services to children, adolescents and adults. She specializes in
Anxiety and Depression. Anat is a faculty member and training analyst for the institute as well as
a Certified Clinical Supervisor for NJ.
Other languages: Hebrew and German

Joel Kaplan, LSW
Teaneck, NJ
Phone: 201-686- 8938
Email: ymkaplan@gmail.com
Area of Practice: Adults

Catherine Lawrence, LAC
Millburn, NJ
Phone: 551-795- 2254
Email: clawrence62@optonline.net
Area of Practice: Adults, Adolescents, and Children

*Rhonda Liss, LCSW
Paramus, NJ
Phone: 201-401- 0727
Email: rhondajliss@gmail.com
Areas of Practice: Adolescents, Adults, and Couples

Nita Lutwak, PhD
New York, NY
Phone: 212-995- 0566
Email: Nita_lutwak@baruch.cuny.edu
Areas of Practice: Individuals, Couples, Group

Lourdes Melendez, MA, LPC
Oradell, NJ
Phone 973-922- 0116
Email: lourdesjmelendez@gmail.com
Areas of Practice: Individual, children and adolescents
Insurance: Aetna, Blue Cross/Blue Shield

*Regina Minsky, LCSW
Cliffside Park, NJ
Teaneck, NJ
Phone: 201-803- 0446
Email: reginaminsky@yahoo.com
Areas of practice: Individuals, Couples, Groups, Caregiver Issues, Faculty Member and Training
Analyst at IPS
Insurance: Aetna, Cigna, Medicare and Qualcare

Brian Nandy, M.A., LPC
Florham Park, NJ
Phone: 908-219- 9008
Email: briannandy@yahoo.com
Website: www.bncounseling.com
Areas of Practice: Imago Relationship Therapy, EMDR, Gay Affirmative Psychotherapy. Work
with Children from 7yo +, Adolescence, Adults.

Renee Nussbaum, PhD, PsyA, LDT-C
Fair Lawn, NJ
Phone: 201-403- 8018
Email: doctorbubby@optonline.net
Areas of Practice: Marriage; Loss; Imago-based Couples Therapy; Learning Disabilities/
ADHD/Asperger’s Syndrome
Job description: Renee specializes in helping Adults, Adolescents and Families adjust to
challenging quality of life issues

Anna Ostro, LSW
Englewood, NJ
Phone: 201-421- 6667
Email: annaevao@aol.com

Rosenna Pemberton, LAC
Bayonne, NJ
Phone: 973-558- 9768
Email: rhpemberton@gmail.com
Areas of Practice: Adults, Adolescents and Families

Mindy Schacter, LCSW, PsyA
Fair Lawn, NJ
Phone: 201-417- 6800
Email: mbsl@aol.com
Areas of Practice: Adults and Couples

Zachary Schwartz, LCSW
Ridgewood, NJ
Phone: 201-776- 6794
Email: zacharyschwartzlcsw@yahoo.com
Areas of Practice: Adults, Adolescents, Families

Lara Seymour, LCSW
Fort Lee, NJ
Phone: 201-561- 8544
Email: laraseym@yahoo.com
Areas of Practice: Children, Adolescents, Families, Couples, Adults

Pari Sharifkashari, MA, LPC, LRC, PsyA
Franklin Lakes, NJ
Oradell, NJ
Phone: 201-847- 0273
Email: sharifpari1@gmail.com
Job Description: She is a trained family therapist, hypnotherapist tobacco treatment specialist
and divorce mediator.
Areas of Practice: Relationships, Adults, Children, Adolescents, Inter-faith and Inter-culture
relationships

*Carmela Shlahet, MS, PsyA
Allendale, NJ
Phone: 201-825- 1875
Email: cshlahet@gmail.com
Areas of Practice: Adults, Couples, Adolescents

*Lisa Sokoloff, LCSW
Englewood, NJ
Phone: 201-567- 7707
Email: lisasok@usa.net
Areas of Practice: Adults, Women’s issues, Anxiety, Depression, Trauma
Insurance accepted: Medicare, United, Aetna, and Oxford

Arielle Treich, LCSW
Florham Park, NJ
Phone: 908-217- 7949
Email: ellentreich@gmail.com
Area of Practice: Adolescents, Adults, Individuals, Couples, Imago Relationship Therapy, and
EMDR

* Denotes members who are Control Analysts in the program